Bachelor of ArtsEducation: Secondary Ed. Mathematics (5-12)

Program Overview

Majoring in Secondary Education involves the study of pedagogy, or the method and practice of teaching. You’ll develop the skills and insights to become a middle school or high school teacher and lifelong learner. Concordia offers variety of specialties so you can customize your major to the subject area in which you would like to teach: Communication Arts/Literature (Grade 5-12), Health (Grade 5-12), Math (Grade 5-12), Social Studies (Grade 5-12), Chemistry (Grade 9-12), or Life Science (Grade 9-12).

Students who complete this major are eligible to apply to the Minnesota Department of Education for a teaching credential in mathematics (grades 9 through 12). Passage of standardized examinations of content and pedagogy are also required. This major is done in conjunction with the BS in Mathematics Degree.

Program Requirements

Program Requirements


Bachelor of Arts degrees at Concordia University, St. Paul consists of a major of typically 32 to 44 credits or two minors, general education courses, and elective courses totaling a minimum of 128 credits.

Required Courses

View Education: Secondary Ed. Mathematics (5-12) required courses on our academic catalog website.

Career Potential

  • Public School Teacher (9-12)
  • Private School Teacher (9-12)